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Ethical governance is essential to building trust in robotics and artificial intelligence systems

Winfield, Alan. F.; Jirotka, Marina

Authors

Marina Jirotka



Abstract

© 2018 The Author(s) Published by the Royal Society. All rights reserved. This paper explores the question of ethical governance for robotics and artificial intelligence (AI) systems. We outline a roadmap-which links a number of elements, including ethics, standards, regulation, responsible research and innovation, and public engagement-as a framework to guide ethical governance in robotics and AI. We argue that ethical governance is essential to building public trust in robotics and AI, and conclude by proposing five pillars of good ethical governance. This article is part of the theme issue 'Governing artificial intelligence: ethical, legal, and technical opportunities and challenges'.

Citation

Winfield, A. F., & Jirotka, M. (2018). Ethical governance is essential to building trust in robotics and artificial intelligence systems. Philosophical Transactions A: Mathematical, Physical and Engineering Sciences, 376(2133), https://doi.org/10.1098/rsta.2018.0085

Journal Article Type Article
Acceptance Date Aug 21, 2018
Online Publication Date Oct 15, 2018
Publication Date Nov 28, 2018
Publicly Available Date Nov 30, -0001
Journal Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society A: Mathematical, Physical and Engineering Sciences
Print ISSN 1364-503X
Publisher Royal Society, The
Peer Reviewed Peer Reviewed
Volume 376
Issue 2133
DOI https://doi.org/10.1098/rsta.2018.0085
Keywords AI ethics, robot ethics, governance, standards, responsible innovation, trust
Public URL https://uwe-repository.worktribe.com/output/856768
Publisher URL https://doi.org/10.1098/rsta.2018.0085

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